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Network Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Portsmouth

Job title – Network Engineer 
Location – Remote Based
Salary: Up to £48,000 (Dependant on experience) 
REF: 39355


About the role


Here at Babcock International, we’re looking to recruit a Network Engineer to assist with the monitoring and maintenance of the Babcock Network Infrastructure; encompassing Core Network, WAN, LAN, Firewall Management, VOIP and Wireless across Babcock International Group.


As a Network Engineer, you will be responsible for the monitoring, management and reporting of the following technologies:

  •     Core Network – Covering all Data Centre networks.
  •     WAN – Manage the Infrastructure to ensure fit for purpose products are utilised. Manage relationship with supplier. 
  •     LAN – Manage all site installations and infrastructure (switches etc.)
  •     Network Security Devices – Firewall infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration
  •     VOIP – Monitor and maintain all IP Telephony installations
  •     Wireless – Internal and Guest Wi-fi infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration


You will also be required to operate a centralised Enterprise Systems Management capability and Work with 3rd Party support to perform operational maintenance of network infrastructure. 


What do I need to do the role?

 You will be an experienced Networking individual with proven customer liaison skills and be able to demonstrate experience with the following platforms:

  •   Cisco ISE
  •   VPN Cisco AnyConnect
  •   Palo Alto Firewalls
  •   FortiGate
  •   Citrix ADC


You will have a good understanding of IT Management processes, IT infrastructure and be confident working across a multi-disciplined IT environment.


Ideally, you will have Cisco CCNA & CCNP qualification or hold relevant industry experience. 

What else do I need to know?


  • You must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role and once in post you would be required to gain Developed Vetting. 
  • We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
  • Network rostered 24/7 on-call support 1 in every 5 weeks

About Babcock International


For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.


We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential. 


Application Guidance


All applications should be made online using PC, Laptop or Mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


Armed Forces Covenant 


We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.




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